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ribgrass

[ rib-gras, -grahs ]
/ ˈrɪbˌgræs, -ˌgrɑs /
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noun
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Origin of ribgrass

First recorded in 1530–40; rib1 + grass
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How to use ribgrass in a sentence

  • And the Slanugad (ribgrass) is very good: it will take away lumps.

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British Dictionary definitions for ribgrass

ribgrass
/ (ˈrɪbˌɡrɑːs) /

noun
another name for ribwort
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